Texas Fertilizer Plant Explosion

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Federal Agency Finds Weak Regulation of Chemicals

Report finds multiple problems with chemicals at West, Texas plant.

Posted Thursday, June 27, 2013

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Terror Fears Keep Toxic Plants Hidden from Public

Fear of attack and poor communication leaves first responders in the dark about hazards.

Posted Thursday, May 30, 2013

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Texas Ex-Paramedic Pleads Not Guilty to Possessing Bomb-Making Materials

Authorities have not announced a link between Reed and the West plant explosion.

Posted Thursday, May 16, 2013

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Lawyer: Texas Paramedic Denies Bomb Material Charges

Bryce Reed to plead not guilty in charge unrelated to plant explosion.

Posted Monday, May 13, 2013

Texas Paramedic Vocal after Fertilizer Plant Explosion

West EMS medic told families he would avenge the deaths of those killed in the blast.

Posted Monday, May 13, 2013

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Officials Launch Criminal Investigation into Texas Plant Explosion

West fertilizer plant blast killed 14 people and devastated small community.

Posted Friday, May 10, 2013

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Texas EMT Charged with Possession of Destructive Device

No connection between Reed’s arrest and April plant explosion.

Posted Friday, May 10, 2013

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Inquiry Begins in Texas Hazardous Materials Oversight

Eight state agencies to testify about a need for database of plants like the one in West.

Posted Tuesday, April 30, 2013

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Texas EMT Recalls Final Moments with Fallen Classmates

The fertilizer plant exploded as Chupik was getting ready to respond.

Posted Tuesday, April 30, 2013


 

 

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